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Luton Borough Council

School admissions

Everything you need to know about applying for a school place in Luton.

Transferring to a new school or academy

Information for parents whose child is transferring to a new school in September 2024.

Find out more about transferring to a new school or academy

Changing my child’s school (in-year)

Information for parents who want to change their child's school during the school year.

Find out more about changing my child’s school (in-year)

Appeals, policies and admission arrangements

Information on admissions appeals, policies and arrangements for Luton schools and academies.

Find out more about admission, policies and academies

Children under five years of age

If your child is starting school or nursery this year.

More information for children under five years of age

Catchment area look-up

Find out which schools are in the catchment area/ward for your address.

Catchment area look-up

Does my child qualify for school transport?

The passenger transport unit (PTU) provides transport to schools for pupils who would otherwise be unable, or would have considerable difficulty, accessing education.

Find out about home to school transport

Luton school contact information

Nursery, primary and secondary schools and a directory of Luton schools.

Find out about Luton's school contact information

In-year fair access protocol

The school admissions code requires all local authorities to have an 'in-year fair access protocol, all schools and academies in Luton must take part in the agreed protocol.

Find out more about In-year fair access protocol

Access to Education team

Help and support to families with school applications, school appeals advice and school admissions process.

Find out more Access to Education team

Contact us for school admissions general enquiries

If you have not been able to find an answer to your question please click the link below to ask us. We aim to respond within 2 working days.


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